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Moscow Classical Ballet to perform ‘The Nutcracker’

Winner of more than 15 Gold Medals and three prizes from the Paris Academy of Dance, Moscow Classical Ballet has toured “The Nutcracker” in the United States every year for the past 19 years and has performed in more than 30 countries around the world. Moscow Classical Ballet’s “The Nutcracker,” offered by Robert Friedman Presents […]

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Buses quiet on turkey day

The El Dorado County Transit Authority will be closed in observance of the 2011 Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25. El Dorado Transit’s business office and dispatch center will also be closed. Normal operation will resume on Saturday, Nov. 26. Starting Tuesday, Nov. 22, the dispatch center will be accepting Dial-A-Ride […]

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Officers who cracked Mittelman case honored

They said it was a suicide. It wasn’t. Shortly after arriving at the home of victim Valerie Rita Mittelman in June 2010, El Dorado County sheriff’s officers knew things weren’t right and an investigation began that ended with Steven Howard Mittelman’s first-degree murder conviction earlier this year. Wednesday, the five key players in the investigation — […]

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Road construction almost wrapped up

The El Dorado County Department of Transportation and its contractor, Nehemiah Construction, have a Christmas present for El Dorado Hills residents — no more road construction. That’s right. By the end of the year drivers won’t see any orange cones or lane closures … at least not near the Highway 50/Latrobe Road intersection. “We just […]

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Tour beautiful ‘Homes for the Holidays’

Can you imagine decorating your home for Christmas in September? Debra Bogowitz can. When the leaves change color in her El Dorado Hills neighborhood the local business owner pulls out the decorations — a garage almost full of them — and begins to turn her home into a holiday wonderland. This year everyone will get […]

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‘Tis the season … for giving

While you’re out shopping for Uncle Lou and Granny, why not pick up a toy for a child in need? For the first time Remi Vista Inc. Youth and Family Services in El Dorado Hills is holding a toy drive for the displaced children the organization serves. “There’s such a need,” said Gina Downing, Remi […]

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Volleyball: OR goes down fighting

Championship hopes left the Oak Ridge gym with the third-seeded St. Mary’s volleyball team Tuesday night as the visiting Rams knocked the Lady Trojans out of the playoffs with a three-set 25-22, 25-23, 25-11 sweep in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinals. “St. Mary’s is a very strong program,” said Oak Ridge coach Becky Potter a […]

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